Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2579

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
25 Jun 43-Hamburg
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F42-5390PU-L303BG/360BSUSAAFMolesworth
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
0915Shot down by German fighters'The Avenger' crashed at Borgsweer along the road Borgsweer-Lalleweer Mun. TermuntenGroningen
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO77Casualty Report by Jan Hey
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.J.F.PalmerO-791142USAAFMargratenN-14-8Initially buried at Borgsweer
Co-Pilot2/Lt.R.M.SheldonO-734143USAAFMargratenI-20-4
Navigator2/Lt.C.M.KiefferUSAAFSurvivedpow
BombardierSgt.L.C.ApplequistUSAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerS/Sgt.E.E.Duffey37208317USAAFMargratenB-5-5
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.E.Gullage32325120USAAFMargratenP-13-9
Left Waist GunnerS/Sgt.S.A.Holder19106061USAAFMargratenI-21-20
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.N.E.Hornbacher16044476USAAFMargratenI-20-1
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.B.M.Owen18109164USAAFMargratenJ-9-17
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.E.HodgesUSAAFSurvivedpow
PhotographerS/Sgt.T.L.StringerUSAAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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